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Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2012 08:32:02 -0400
From: Rich Felker <>
Subject: Re: sys/signal.h, sys/dirent.h + bugzilla.

On Fri, Aug 24, 2012 at 02:19:55PM +0200, John Spencer wrote:
> On 08/24/2012 12:40 PM, Daniel Cegiełka wrote:
> >Hi,
> >
> >e2fsprogs (misc/fsck.c) needs include/sys/signal.h, but musl installs
> >signal.h only in include/. symlink in Makefile?
> >
> >btw. the same situation: sys/dirent.h
> those are not posix, the package you're trying to compile is at fault here.

Yes. We've already handled _some_ broken things like this by just
adding the nonsense alias for the header (as a wrapper rather than a
symlink, though; using symlinks is a bad idea because installing them
does not work well) but so far this is the only report I've seen of an
app needing these two, and it might be nicer to just get the app


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